Bernice Gordon
Bernice Gordon 

New York Times, Friday, July 20, 1984

Author: Bernice Gordon
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.50, Missing: { B F Q V X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 253 (avg 1.35)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 12, FITB: 5, XRef: 0
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© 1984, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Carillonic sound : PEAL
5. Let up : EASED
10. Kept in cold storage : CHILLED
13. Overloaded : GLUTTED
15. Apparatus used for fumigating : AERATOR
16. Optimistic : ROSEATE
17. Río de la ___, S.A. : PLATA
18. Word with air or door : OPEN
20. Iowa State U. site : AMES
21. Comes to nothing : PETERSOUT
23. Muscle spasm : CRICK
24. Wife of Geraint : ENID
25. Guam's ___ Harbor : APRA
26. Inklings : HINTS
27. Mo. for Kringle : DEC
28. Grey or McCrea : JOEL
29. Malaga and Madeira : WINES
30. Lutelike instruments : MANDOLINS
32. Deck item : SPADE
34. Kansas city : IOLA
35. ___ Aviv : TEL
38. Judge : OPINE
39. Black fly : GNAT
40. ___ alba (white wax) : CERA
41. Ladies in Loja : DONAS
42. An English cider apple : REDSTREAK
44. Designer Cassini : OLEG
45. Contesting party : SIDE
46. Washer cycle : RINSE
47. Events at school : RETESTS
49. Washington peak : RAINIER
51. Hollywood hopeful : STARLET
52. The birds and the Bee Gees : SINGERS
53. Bean from Vt. : ORSON
54. Look of lust : LEER
1. Like Captain Hook : PIRATIC
2. Exultant : ELATED
3. Acolyte's milieu : ALTAR
4. "The Lip" : LEO
5. College in N.C. : ELON
6. From, in Frankfurt : AUS
7. Substances used in soap : STEARINS
8. Worsted fabric : ETAMINE
9. Spots : DETECTS
10. Like some teeth : CAPPED
11. "War and Peace" character : HELENE
12. Became depressed : DROOPED
13. Actress Nissen : GRETA
14. Furniture on Wall St. : DESKS
19. Poe's "The ___ Letter" : PURLOINED
22. Lyon river : SAONE
23. Crockery : CHINA
28. Nags : JADES
29. Withers : WILTS
30. La Sorda and Houk : MANAGERS
31. Dock group : LOADERS
32. City in Umbria : SPOLETO
33. Cough-medicine ingredient : PINETAR
35. More minute : TEENIER
36. Stationery item : ERASER
37. Kareem's team : LAKERS
38. Garden emanations : ODORS
39. Ground malt : GRIST
40. Fawn : CRINGE
43. Threefold : TRINE
45. British carbine : STEN
48. Hwy. sign : SLO
50. Feel under the weather : AIL

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